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Supporting Documents

As part of your visa application, you must provide your passport and visa / Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) and you may be required to include other supporting documents* after you have applied online. Below is a list of the evidence that you may be required to provide, with information about each.

*Different arrangements for applicants from certain countries

Different arrangements apply for applicants who are from the countries listed below and who are applying for a visa in their home country or in the UK.

If you are from one of these countries you are only required to provide the mandatory documents as part of your application. You may not be required to provide other supporting documents such as financial evidence, however you are still required to meet all the requirements, including having sufficient money in your account.

Argentina, Australia, Barbados, Botswana, British National (Overseas), Brunei, Canada, Chile, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Oman, Qatar, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan (those who hold a passport issued by Taiwan that includes the number of the identification card issued by the competent authority in Taiwan), Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, United States of America.

The University of Durham makes every effort to ensure that the information published on this page is accurate. However, the University cannot guarantee the information may not be altered owing to circumstances beyond the University’s reasonable control. Such circumstances include (but are not limited to) change in Government policy, or change of law. Any changes will be incorporated into the University’s website as early as possible.